Vikash Sharma

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has issued a notification for the recruitment of one full time Consultant (Academic) in the School of Continuing Education.

As per the notification, the position will be initially for a period of six months and extendable further as per requirement of the University.

The nature of work at IGNOU would involve activities pertaining to development and delivery of programmes of study in the discipline of Child Development. It includes writing and editing course material as well as coordinating with study centres and learners.

Vacancy Details:

Name of the Discipline: Child Development

Number of Posts: One

Remuneration Range: Consultant - Rs.40,000–Rs. 60,000

Essential Qualifications for Consultants and Academic Associates:

Master’s degree in Child Development/Human Development/ Human Development and Childhood Studies/Human Development and Family Studies or B. El. Ed with Master’s Degree in any subject/ M.Ed, Minimum of 55% marks for general category or 50% marks for reserved category

Experience: Experience of working in ODL institution is desirable.


• No TA/DA shall be paid for appearing in the interview; only shortlisted candidates will be invited for the interview. Interview date will be informed later.

• Applications should reach Online on or by post at the following address by 5.00 p.m. on or before December 27, 2021. Please state “Application for Consultant (Child Development)” as the subject.

• The post is purely contractual and person selected will have no right whatsoever for absorption/ regularization in the University.